AURORA -- Brighton High School's soccer team advanced to the state 5A playoffs.
The Bulldogs drew the 28th seed in the field and will travel to Mountain Vista, the fifth seed in the draw, for a first-round match Thursday, Oct. 23. Game time is 4:30 p.m. at Mountain Vista.
BHS is 8-6, 6-3 in the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference. Mountain Vista is 10-3-2, 8-2 in the Continental League.
The winner gets either Broomfield or Lakewood in the second round Oct. 29.
More details in Wednesday's Brighton Standard Blade.